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Education should be exempted from politicking: Tarigami

Education should be exempted from politicking: Tarigami

Srinagar: CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami Tuesday said that education should be exempted from politicking as it can never serve any purpose to either side of the political divide except for aggravating the situation by making the future of youth bleak. “Education sector has already suffered immensely and it is imperative […]

 Rahil Hussain

Dilatory work over construction of Nasrullah Pora Bridge irk commuters

Dilatory work over construction of Nasrullah Pora Bridge irk commuters

Budgam: Dilatory work going on for the construction of Nasrullah Pora Bridge has caused immense hardships to the commuters who have accused the authorities for ignoring their plight. The bridge that is being constructed would connect sub-district Beerwah, block Arizal, Waterhail and many other areas of central Kashmir’s Budgam district. The construction of this bridge […]

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Er Rasheed welcomes ordinance seeking death punishment for raping minors

Er Rasheed welcomes ordinance seeking death punishment for raping minors

Appeals CM to bring an ordinance to protect rights of nomads

Kupwara: The Langate lawmaker, Engineer Abdul Rasheed Sheikh on Tuesday welcomed the ordinance passed by the state cabinet ensuring death punishment for those found guilty in sexual assault on minors. Awami Itehaad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate as per the statement issued here said that the move is a right step in the right […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Handwara’s Rajpora village decry water shortage, stages protest

Handwara’s Rajpora village decry water shortage, stages protest

Handwara: Residents of Rajpora village of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday staged protest against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) department for failing to provide adequate water to them. Scores of the residents assembled near main road and blocked the Rajpora-Handwara traffic service. “We are facing the immense hardships due to the unhygienic water from […]

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KAS Officers welcome time-bound grade promotion

KAS Officers welcome time-bound grade promotion

Implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations

JAMMU: The KAS Officers Association today expressed gratitude to the Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti, the Finance Minister, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari,the Council of Ministers for sanctioning release of time-bound grade promotion in favor of the KAS Officers and implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations. In a statement issued here Tuesday, a spokesman of the […]

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Razdan Pass thrown open  for traffic

Razdan Pass thrown open  for traffic

Razan Pass: The 86 kilometer long Bandipora-Gurez Road was Tuesday thrown open for vehicular traffic after remaining closed for months owing to heavy snowfall on Razdan pass during winters. A statement issued said the road was thrown open to traffic by by  Maj Gen C P Ponnappa  GOC 28 Infantry Division  in  presence of Chief […]

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Govt issues traffic advisories for durbar move days

Govt issues traffic advisories for durbar move days

JAMMU:  According to traffic advisories issued by the government for durbar move days, only up traffic i.e. from Jammu to Srinagar shall be permitted on 28th and 29th April, 2018 on Srinagar-Jammu NHW therefore, no traffic movement including that of convoys of Army and Para-military forces, shall be permitted on the NHW-1A from Srinagar to […]

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PDP associate deceitfully meets Mirwaiz: Hurriyat (M)

PDP associate deceitfully meets Mirwaiz: Hurriyat (M)

‘Mirwaiz politely asks PDP’s Yatoo to leave immediately’

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) spokesman has strongly condemned the deceitful manner in which one PDP associate identified as Nazir Yatoo without disclosing his identity came to meet Mirwaiz Umar Farooq at his residence few days back but Nzair Yatoo’s association with PDP was traced later. Spokesperson said that the said PDP associate had come to […]

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Kathua incident: Law students protest, demand stern action against Jammu lawyers and culprits

Kathua incident: Law students protest, demand stern action against Jammu lawyers and culprits

Sopore: Scores of students of Sopore Law College on Monday staged protest against Kathua rape and murder case and lawyers who tried to prevent the Crime Branch to file a charge sheet to ‘shield the culprits’. The law students assembled at Main Chowk Sangrama and chanted slogans in favour of victim. The protesting law students […]

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Activists, parents of minor rape victims call for strengthening judiciary

Activists, parents of minor rape victims call for strengthening judiciary

New Delhi: Not just child right activists, even parents of minor victims today came out against the Union government’s ordinance providing the death penalty to child rapists, saying it could lead to victims being killed by perpetrators. At a programme in New Delhi, three parents, whose children were raped, urged the central government to instead […]